Skip to main content

Central Avenue sounds oral history transcript, 1990-1991 : William Ernest Green

Item Preview

texts
Central Avenue sounds oral history transcript, 1990-1991 : William Ernest Green


Published 1994
SHOW MORE


Transcript of a 1.80-hour interview completed under the auspices of the UCLA Oral History Program

Green discusses his childhood in Kansas City, Kansas, his military career, move to LA, studies at the LA Conservatory of Music and his career as jazz musician and jazz teacher. There is much discussion of Central Avenue nightclubs, fellow saxophonists, studio work and the decline of Central Avenue

The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley

Jazz musician (saxophone); private instructor (woodwinds), 1939-present; instructor (woodwinds: Los Angeles Conservatory of Music [1952-62]; jazz workshops and seminars)

Volume includes index

The UCLA Oral History Program : catalog of the collection / compiled by Vimala Jayanti. 2nd ed. (Los Angeles : Oral History Program, Department of Special Collections, University of California, Los Angeles, 1992) is available in the UCLA Dept. of Special Collections

Forms part of: Central Avenue sounds

Also forms part of: Oral History collection, Dept. of Special Collections, University Library, University of California, Los Angeles


Publisher [Los Angeles] : Oral History Program, University of California, Los Angeles
Pages 178
Possible copyright status In copyright. Digitized with permission of the Regents of the University of California.
Language English
Call number SRLF_UCLAYRLSC:LAGE-1470667
Digitizing sponsor Internet Archive
Book contributor University of California Libraries
Collection oralhist; yrlsc; cdl; americana

Full catalog record MARCXML

comment
Reviews

There are no reviews yet. Be the first one to write a review.
SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata)
UCLA Library Center for Oral History Research
by Farmer, Art, interviewee; Isoardi, Steven Louis, 1949- interviewer; University of California, Los Angeles. Oral History Program
texts
eye 995
favorite 1
comment 0
UCLA Library Center for Oral History Research
by Wiggins, Gerald, interviewee; Isoardi, Steven Louis, 1949- interviewer; University of California, Los Angeles. Oral History Program
texts
eye 920
favorite 1
comment 0
UCLA Library Center for Oral History Research
by Woodman, Coney, interviewee; Isoardi, Steven Louis, 1949- interviewer; University of California, Los Angeles. Oral History Program
texts
eye 401
favorite 0
comment 0
UCLA Library Center for Oral History Research
by Dole, William, 1917- interviewee; Nordland, Gerald, interviewer; University of California, Los Angeles. Oral History Program
texts
eye 866
favorite 0
comment 0
UCLA Library Center for Oral History Research
by Falkenstein, Claire, 1908- interviewee; Rogers, Marjorie, interviewer; University of California, Los Angeles. Oral History Program
texts
eye 1,501
favorite 0
comment 0
UCLA Library Center for Oral History Research
by Jepson, Herbert, 1908- interviewee; Rogers, Marjorie, interviewer; University of California, Los Angeles. Oral History Program
texts
eye 977
favorite 0
comment 0
UCLA Library Center for Oral History Research
by Kantor, Paul, 1919- , interviewee; Goodwin, George M., interviewer; University of California, Los Angeles. Oral History Program
texts
eye 1,160
favorite 0
comment 0
UCLA Library Center for Oral History Research
by Lundeberg, Helen, 1908- interviewee; Danieli, Fidel, interviewer; University of California, Los Angeles. Oral History Program
texts
eye 637
favorite 0
comment 0
UCLA Library Center for Oral History Research
by Harrison, Gilbert A., interviewee; Gardner, Joel, interviewer; University of California, Los Angeles. Oral History Program
texts
eye 823
favorite 0
comment 0
UCLA Library Center for Oral History Research
by Woelffer, Emerson, 1914- interviewee; Phillips, Joann, interviewer; University of California, Los Angeles. Oral History Program
texts
eye 1,942
favorite 0
comment 0